Anti-cancer gene discovered: Perspective for therapy
Starting with the tiny fruit fly, and then moving into mouse and human patients, researchers at VIB connected to the Center for Human Genetics (K.U. Leuven) showed that the same gene suppresses cancer in all three. Reciprocally, switching off the gene leads to cancer. The scientists think there is...
Setting the Benchmark for Winery Tasting Room Research: An Emerging Region Gets a Global Perspective
VINELAND, ON, April 22 /PRNewswire/ - Do winery tasting rooms really help generate sales for wineries? According to researchers at the Vineland Research and Innovation Centre almost half of winery tasting room visitors purchase the winery's brand within three months of their visit.
China Sky One Medical, Inc. Interviewed in The China Perspective
HARBIN, China, Dec. 5 /PRNewswire-Asia-FirstCall/ -- China Sky One Medical,
Inc. ("China Sky One Medical" or "the Company") (Nasdaq: CSKI ), a leading
fully integrated pharmaceutical company producing over-the-counter drugs in
the People's Republic of China ("PRC"), announced today that Mr. Yan-...
Fresh perspective could give you the winning look
Madison, Wis. -- IT is the new kid on the business block, and as such we have to make an effort to learn not only the rules and history of this new environment, but also the customs and slang of its natives. As the newbie, it's tempting to demonstrate how hip we are by taking the new ways to ri...
Thomson lends perspective to stem cell expectations
Madison, Wis. - When scientists look back at this early period in human embryonic stem cell discovery, they might regret the hype surrounding this controversial research, but they won't be able to accuse the man who derived stem cells from embryos of contributing to it.
Outlining some of the r...
Visions: Preizler offers insurer's perspective on healthcare IT
Editor's note: We've heard about the merits of electronic medical records and other healthcare information technology from health providers and vendors, but what do insurer's make of the industry's electronic push? Marty Preizler, president and CEO of Physicians Plus Insurance Corp. , views the...
The Creative Class from my perspective
Rich Florida has taken a lot of crap from the academic community for the theory he vetted in his best-seller, The Rise of the Creative Class. To summarize, Dr. Florida says that a citys predisposition for Talent, Tolerance and Technology are indicators of economic boomtowns.
Some of Richs index...
The Olympics: A Biotech Perspective
Jia Hu of China - Source: Getty Images The Olympics of Biotech
The biotech Olympics aren't held every four years. They're held every year. Though this is still a primarily American-influenced event, it becomes more global every year as the pervasive growth of the industry becomes part of th...
The state of global biotech: An Ernst & Young perspective
One of the things I always like about the annual BIO International Conference is that the accounting firm of Ernst & Young always releases at this event its latest report on the state of the biotech industry called: Beyond Borders: Global Biotechnology Industry 2007.
This report is chock ...
The Breast Cancer Therapeutics Market in Australia
...f the Complex Business Universe, the Growth Partnership Services programme ensures that you and your Growth Team(TM) are able to maintain a 360 Degree perspective
of the market. This comprehensive, objective information allows your company to mitigate risk, identify new opportunities, and drive effective strateg...
Video: New Way RA(TM) Talk Show Premieres Online for People Living With Rheumatoid Arthritis (RA)
... about New Way RA and to view the introduction to the talk show, visit http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tvvDeG2C_Zc .
Norville speaks from the perspective
of having a family member with RA. "When I was 10 years old, my mother was diagnosed with rheumatoid arthritis, and my family struggled as my mother's...
4th BTLtec Conference on 24-25 Sep in Graz, Austria features Biomass to Liquids Innovators Sharing Updates on Pyrolysis and Gasification Technologies, Syngas Application, BTL Value Chain and a Site Visit to the Biomass CHP Gussing Plant.
...oe, Agnion Technologies GmbH and Southern Research, and key representatives from the European Commission JRC and Volkswagen will provide an end users' perspective
on BTL fuels.
To complete the program, an optional half-day site visit to the Biomass CHP Plant in Güssing, Austria is also planned on the Se...
Regado Biosciences Expands Medical Advisory Board
...ry Board, stated, "The addition of Drs. Eikelboom, Menasche and Wallentin brings increased expertise and further diversification to the experience and perspective
of an already prominent group of physicians. This expanded board will play an important role in the global development of Regado's overall aptamer/re...
Neogen Named to Fortune's List of Fastest Growing Companies
... Lon Bohannon will host a conference call at 11 a.m. ET that day to discuss Neogen's performance for the previous fiscal year, as well as provide some perspective
on the company's strategies for future growth. Web links will be available at www.neogen.com to listen to the call live, or access an audio file o...
New Report Just Published: World Prostate Cancer Therapeutics Market Report
...ompany Limited (Japan) II-98
9. Global Market perspective
Table 18: World Recent Past, Current &...g Graph/Chart) II-100
Table 19: World 10-Year perspective
for Prostate Cancer
Therapeutics by Geographic...raph/Chart) III-46
Table 39: European 10-Year perspective
for Prostate Cancer
Therapeutics by Geographic...
New Report Just Published: World Endoscopy Systems Market Report
...yker Corporation (USA) II-55
7. Global Market perspective
Table 6: Global Recent Past, Current &a... Graph/Chart II-57
Table 8: Global 15-Year perspective
for Endoscopy Systems by
Geographic Region - U...g Graph/Chart) II-60
Table 11: Global 15-Year perspective
for Endoscopes by
Geographic Region - USA, Can...
Palkion Selects Novel Oral Development Candidate for the Treatment of Anemia
...y available Erythropoietins are injectables, an oral agent, as being developed by Palkion, could be very appealing from both a commercial and clinical perspective
as an orally bioavailable agent might expand usage and improve patient compliance as well.
"This sooner than expected start of preclinical deve...
Access Pharmaceuticals CEO Interviewed on Financial Website
... Call Offered Executive Summary and perspective
on Business Strategy
DALLAS, June 25 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- ACCESS PHARMACEUTICALS, INC. (OTC Bulletin Board: ACCP) announced toda...
MSNBC Publishes Free Online Abridgment of 'Biocentrism'
...hat space and time aren't cold, hard, physical things has to raise an eyebrow...Other physicists point out that Lanza's view is fully in line with the perspective
from quantum mechanics that the observer plays a huge role in how reality is observed. 'So what Lanza says in this book is not new,' Richard Conn Henr...
Novo Nordisk Convenes Policy and Clinical Experts at Diabetes Media Summit
...s head on, just as our nation has done with other diseases, including AIDs and breast cancer.
"This is a time of opportunity from a legislative perspective
to make a change in healthcare in the United States. We need look no further than the numbers to realize that real health reform isn't possible unles...
New Survey Reveals That More Than Half of Rheumatoid Arthritis Patients in Europe and Canada Feel Their Disease Controls Their Lives
... Berlin, Germany and RAISE Patient Needs Panel Steering Group member. "Understanding the patients' viewpoints and expectations can provide a valuable perspective
to rheumatologists and help shape our management and treatment strategies."
In addition to assessing the impact of living with RA and identifying...
invivodata Announces ePROficiency 2009 Web Seminar Series
Developing PROs: Common Pitfalls & Recent Experiences - September 10
Supporting Regulatory Submissions and Inspections: the ePRO perspective
- October 22
eDiaries: From Clinical Proof-of-Concept through to NDA Approval - December 3
"We've always been very pleased w...
Cephalon Prices 5 Million Shares of Common Stock and $435 Million in 2.50% Convertible Senior Subordinated Notes in Public Offerings
...of the underwriters. The convertible note hedge will have the impact of increasing the effective conversion price of the new notes from the Company's perspective
to $100.00 per share. Cephalon also has entered into a separate warrant transaction with the hedge counterparty (the "warrant transaction"), which wo...
Scotland Highlights New Partnerships and Cutting-Edge Drug Discovery Research
...cottish Universities Life Sciences Alliance (SULSA), along with industry experts from around the world, will offer scientific, business and investment perspective
on the potential of this area to become the next generation of biopharmaceutical drug targets.
"In these challenging times, Scotland's world-clas...
A Global View: NanoLogix Creates Science Advisory Board
...ork City, and with 47 publications to his name, Dr. Dorai reflects a global perspective
shared by other board members.
Dr. Sushil Duddempudi, MD
Assistan...ealth agencies. He brings to the Science Advisory Board a surgeon's unique perspective
on operative and post-operative complications related to infectious agents....
New Website Connects Physicians to Solve Challenging Cases and Share Experiences
... www.CardioVascularCS.org ) provides an interactive platform for interventional cardiologists and their colleagues to share knowledge, experience and perspective
on challenging patient cases.
"No matter where a physician practices, there will be tough cases, but the odds are other doctors, maybe in the sam...
DuPont Statement on Obama Administration Biofuels Interagency Working Group
...-Bred to the new advanced biofuels technologies we are bringing to market including cellulosic ethanol and biobutanol, we find ourselves with a unique perspective
on the Obama administration announcement to create a Biofuels Interagency Working Group.
"We applaud the administration's support for biofue...
LaVoie Group Adds Bio-Surgery Company, Pegasus Biologics, to Its Life Sciences Agency Roster
... has the necessary experience, skills and relationships to help capture our corporate story and articulate it to our target investor audiences. Their perspective
and creative approach is already proving invaluable as we work to communicate our value proposition."
About Pegasus Biologics
Cliff Consulting, Inc. Adds Former Banking IT Executive Ashok Moorthy to Its Team
...us addition to our team of seasoned consultants," said Robin Nasatir, CEO and President of Cliff Consulting. "He brings a wonderful blend of strategic perspective
and detailed analysis, and nicely fits with our culture as a strong collaborator and a team player."
Moorthy, who most recently served as Executi...
Three Attorneys Rejoin McKenna Long & Aldridge
...lex commercial litigation," said Tami L. Azorsky, chair of the Litigation practice. " In-house experience at EarthLink allows him to offer a unique perspective
and understanding that will resonate with our clients. His knowledge, experience and business acumen will help us continue to provide the highest qual...
Metabolex Announces Election of Kurt von Emster to Board of Directors
... Francisco. Mr. von Emster received his B.S. degree from the University of California at Santa Barbara .
"Mr. von Emster brings to the Board the perspective
of a seasoned private and public company investor," said Harold Van Wart, Ph.D., president and chief executive officer of Metabolex. "We look forward ...
PharmSource Adds New Capabilities to the PharmSource ADVANTAGE Online Service
...ce providers by the size of their contract revenue. This enhances the ability to search and compare companies in the database by presenting a complete perspective
of all companies within a certain contract revenue range.
About PharmSource Information Services, Inc.
PharmSource is a respected provider of bus...
Children's Memorial Research Center, Chicago Becomes a Member of GeneGo's MetaMiner Stem Cell Partnership Program
...aid Professor Marcelo Bento Soares, Director, Cancer Biology and Epigenomics Program. "This initiative will allow researchers to have more of a global perspective
and allows newcomers to the field to get up to speed quickly."
"We had our kick off meeting last month and it went very well; we have a lot of ot...
University of Minnesota Professor Dr. David Pui to Speak at American Filtration and Separation Society Conference
...ts' lunches on May 5th and 6th. On May 5th, Elizabeth Carey, Chief Technical Officer, Cummins Power Generation Group, will speak on "A Customer's perspective
on the Importance of Filtration".
On May 6th, Dr. Debra Wilfong of Donaldson Company, Inc., will speak on the "Emerging Challenges of Fu...
Delaware Court Rules That Watson Does Not Infringe Patent Related to Generic Version of Concerta(R) and Declares Patent Invalid
...contained in this press release that refer to future events or other non-historical facts are forward-looking statements that reflect Watson's current perspective
of existing trends and information as of the date of this release. Except as expressly required by law, Watson disclaims any intent or obligation to u...
ImQuest Presents Data on the Anti-Hepatitis B Virus Activity of Pyrimidinediones at the 13th ISVHLD Meeting in Washington D.C.
...tion," said Dr. Buckheit, Executive Vice President and Chief Scientific Officer of ImQuest Life Sciences. "These studies are also intriguing from the perspective
of potential treatment options for patients co-infected with HBV and HIV."
The research presented continues the scientific partnership between Im...
Van Andel Institute Joins the MetaMiner Oncology Partnership Program
...ether in a set of comprehensive pathway maps that can be further explored," said Webb "This initiative will allow researchers to have more of a global perspective
and allows newcomers to the field to get up to speed quickly."
Van Andel Institute announced in February an alliance and affiliation agreement wi...
Frost & Sullivan Hosts Presentation on MicroRNAs: From Stem Cells and Cancer to Diagnostics and Therapeutics
...l companies, academic
researchers and venture capitalists. The outlook for the microRNA
market will be presented from a three-pronged perspective
industry analyst with knowledge of the market, a microRNA expert
from academia, and a provider of microRNA tools and services.
Cochlear Americas Provides Support for Cochlear Implant Recipients to Pursue Higher Education
...dly deaf and received a Nucleus cochlear implant at age 2. Emily is enrolled in the Schreyer Honors College where she is considering using her unique perspective
of both the deaf and hearing worlds to specialize in speech pathology and communication disorders.
Allegro Diagnostics Expands Board and Executive Team
...xcellent additions to the Allegro team," said Dan Rippy, President & CEO of Allegro Diagnostics. "Steve will provide superb guidance and perspective
to the board as we seek to build the leading molecular diagnostics franchise in lung cancer. Stephanie brings essential talents to Allegro in the area...